The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 75 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 1.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
707 951 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.90% 97.54% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 622 817 965
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Oxford region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Software Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) MarkLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Semantic Web
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) MarkLogic
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Scala